May: New Reads
We've got THREE amazing new titles this May ...
And we truly do have something for everyone! Are you after an adventure all about friendship and determination? Or maybe something a bit spookier? Or how about a fishy frenzy with a mystery ay it's core? Take a look at our May publications and see which one you'd like to add to your TBR this month ...
SON OF THE SEA by Richard Pickard
The second whimsical, wondrous novel by the author of The Peculiar Tale of the Tentacle Boy!
Casper has water in his blood, his spirit, and especially in his giant webbed toes. His greatest ambition is to be the youngest person ever to swim the channel. The trouble is, his mum and dad are determined to ‘protect him’ from the allure of the waves (whatever that means!) and time is running out.
But when a freak accident hospitalises his parents, Casper’s sent to stay with a grandmother he’s never met in the magical seaside town of Corallium … but can he unravel the mysterious link between himself, Corallium and the ocean?
TIME TO SHINE AT THE RIVER SCHOOL by Sabine Adeyinka
Welcome to a new term at the River School!
Best friends Jummy and Caro are attending together and they’re thrilled to discover that they both get to work on Nile House’s agricultural project.
But the Shine-Shine River is running low and Jummy will have to step up if she wants to save it …
NO PLACE FOR MONSTERS: SCHOOL OF PHANTOMS by Kory Merritt
The second spooky illustrated story in the No Place For Monsters series - Stranger Things for younger readers!
Levi and Kat rescued their town’s forgotten children, but now the strangeness has started again: hundreds of creepy snowmen pop up across town and a bizarre blizzard traps the kids in school.
Now it’s up to a small group of students – along with some supernatural helpers – to uncover the cold-hearted menace before it consumes the entire school …